It's about 5,000,000 times as tall as a sheet of Paper
It's about 400,000 times as long as a Grain of Sand
In other words, 3,460 shaftments is 422,000 times the length of a Grain of Sand, and the length of a Grain of Sand is 0.000002370 times that amount.(medium grain)
Composed mainly of quartz, mica, feldspar, or magnetite, a grain of sand measures an average of 0.0082 shaftments. In 2007, a team of seven in Myrtle Beach created the world's tallest sandcastle, which measured 99.10 shaftments in height.
It's about 300,000 times as long as a Strand of Spaghetti (thickness)
In other words, 3,460 shaftments is 310,000 times the length of a Strand of Spaghetti (thickness), and the length of a Strand of Spaghetti (thickness) is 0.00000320 times that amount.(average; restaurant and supermarket applications) (based on FMA Omcan Italian Made TR50 Counter Top Pasta Machine Extruder 13317)
An average strand of restaurant-grade spaghetti measures 0.011 shaftments in thickness. In 2010, a California Buca di Beppo set a world record by preparing a 13,780-lb bowl of spaghetti, served in a swimming pool.
It's about 40,000 times as long as an Aspirin
In other words, 3,460 shaftments is 38,000 times the length of an Aspirin, and the length of an Aspirin is 0.0000260 times that amount.(for up & up aspirin, 325mg, regular strength tablets) (a.k.a. acetylsalicylic acid, a.k.a. ASA)
A single aspirin tablet measures 0.092 shaftments in diameter. One of the most common medicines in the world and a foundation of worldwide health systems, an estimated 40,000 metric tons of aspirin are consumed each year.
It's about 10,000 times as tall as a Golf Tee
In other words, 3,460 shaftments is 9,800 times the height of a Golf Tee, and the height of a Golf Tee is 0.0001 times that amount.The most common golf tee size and the length preferred for iron and most wood clubs is 0.350 shaftments tall. The tee did not come into common use until it was promoted by professional golfers Walter Hagen and Joe Kirkwood, as part of a marketing effort by the patent-holder of the well-known, "Reddy Tee."
It's about 1,500 times as tall as a Bowling Pin
In other words, 3,460 shaftments is 1,380 times the height of a Bowling Pin, and the height of a Bowling Pin is 0.000725 times that amount.(USBC specifications; tenpin)
According to the United States Bowling Congress specifications, a tenpin bowling pin should be within 0.00521 shaftments of 2.50 shaftments in height. The USBC further mandates that certified pins be made of sugar maple wood, unless otherwise approved by the organization.
It's about 800 times as long as a Woman's Footstep
In other words, the length of a Woman's Footstep is 0.0013 times 3,460 shaftments.(for healthy, middle-aged woman of average height; single step length)
According to studies by The University of Oklahoma's Health Sciences Center, the average length of a woman's step is 4.30 shaftments, for an average stride (two-step's length) of 8.70 shaftments. The average person walks at a speed of about 1.3 m/s